John Cusack

John Cusack

  • Known For: Acting
  • Birthday: 28-06-1966
  • Gender: Male
  • Place of Birth: Evanston, Illinois, USA
  • Also Known As:

    John Cusak
    John Paul Cusack

  • Popularity: 7.34
  • Homepage: N/A

John Paul Cusack (born June 28, 1966 - Height: 6' 2½" (1,89 m)) is an American film actor and screenwriter. He has appeared in more than 50 films, including The Journey of Natty Gann, Say Anything..., Grosse Point Blank, Con Air, High Fidelity, and 2012. Cusack was born in Evanston, Illinois, to a Catholic Irish-American family. His mother, Ann Paula "Nancy" (née Carolan), is a former mathematics teacher and political activist. His father, Richard Cusack (1925–2003), was an actor, as are John's siblings, Ann, Joan, Bill, and Susie. His father was also a documentary filmmaker, owned a film production company, and was a friend of activist Philip Berrigan. Cusack spent a year at New York University before dropping out, saying that he had "too much fire in [his] belly". Cusack is a fan of both the Chicago Cubs and the Chicago White Sox, for which, he says, he is "in trouble there". He has led the crowd in a performance of "Take Me Out to the Ball Game" at Wrigley Field. He has also been spotted at multiple Chicago Bears games, and attended many of the Stanley Cup Finals games in support of the Chicago Blackhawks. Cusack has trained in kickboxing for over 20 years, under former world kickboxing champion Benny Urquidez. He began training under Urquidez in preparation for his role in Say Anything... and currently holds the rank of a level 6 black belt in Urquidez's Ukidokan Kickboxing system. Description above from the Wikipedia article John Cusack, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Year Movie Character
2000 High Fidelity as Rob Gordon
1999 Being John Malkovich as Craig Schwartz
1989 Say Anything... as Lloyd Dobler
2003 Identity as Ed
2007 1408 as Mike Enslin
2007 Martian Child as David
2007 Grace Is Gone as Stanley Philipps
2003 Runaway Jury as Nicholas Easter
2010 Hot Tub Time Machine as Adam
1997 Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil as John Kelso
1988 Tapeheads as Ivan Alexeev
1985 The Sure Thing as Walter (Gib) Gibson
2005 The Ice Harvest as Charlie
1997 Grosse Pointe Blank as Martin Q. Blank
1999 Pushing Tin as Nick Falzone
2001 Serendipity as Jonathan Trager
2008 War, Inc. as Brand Hauser
1988 Eight Men Out as George 'Buck' Weaver
2002 Max as Max Rothman
1991 True Colors as Peter Burton
1985 Better Off Dead... as Lane Meyer
2009 2012 as Jackson Curtis
2008 Igor as Igor (voice)
1987 Hot Pursuit as Dan Bartlett
2010 Shanghai as Paul Soames
1999 The Jack Bull as Myrl Redding
1986 One Crazy Summer as Hoops McCann
2012 The Raven as Edgar Allan Poe
1993 Money for Nothing as Joey Coyle
2013 The Numbers Station as Emerson
2011 The Factory as Mike Fletcher
2014 Drive Hard as Simon Keller
2014 The Bag Man as Jack
2013 We're No Animals as Tony Lovecraft
2016 Cell as Clayton 'Clay' Riddell
2008 Summerhood as Narrator (uncredited)
2010 2012: Roland Emmerich - Master of the Modern Epic as Himself
2010 The End of the World: The Actor's Perspective as Self
2006 The Contract as Ray
1996 City Hall as Deputy Mayor Kevin Calhoun
1994 Bullets Over Broadway as David Shayne
2001 America's Sweethearts as Eddie Thomas
2005 Must Love Dogs as Jake
2006 Buy the Ticket, Take the Ride
1997 Anastasia as Dimitri (voice)
1985 The Journey of Natty Gann as Harry
1994 Floundering as JC
1990 The Grifters as Roy Dillon
2013 Grand Piano as Clem
2015 Love & Mercy as Brian Wilson - Future
2014 Reclaim as Benjamin
2015 Dragon Blade as Lucius
2017 Blood Money as Miller
2018 Distorted as Vernon Sarsfield
2012 All Noncombatants Please Clear the Set
2017 Singularity as Elias Van Dorne
2019 Never Grow Old as Christopher 'Dutch' Albert
2018 River Runs Red as Horace
1997 Eastwood on Eastwood as Narrator (voice)
2003 The Road to The Sure Thing
1997 Con Air as Vince Larkin
2003 Breakfast with Hunter as Himself
2013 Adult World as Rat Billings
2014 Maps to the Stars as Dr. Stafford Weiss
2013 The Frozen Ground as Robert Hansen
2014 The Prince as Sam
1991 Shadows and Fog as Student Jack
2008 Guyville Redux
1989 Elvis Stories as Corky
1970 Pursuit
1994 The Road to Wellville as Charles Ossining
1999 Cradle Will Rock as Nelson Rockefeller
1989 Fat Man and Little Boy as Michael Merriman
2012 The Paperboy as Hillary Van Wetter
1999 This Is My Father as Eddie Sharp
2017 Arsenal as Sal
2016 Boom Bust Boom as Himself
1983 Class as Roscoe Maibaum
1998 The Thin Red Line as Capt. John Gaff
1992 Roadside Prophets as Caspar
2015 Chi-Raq as Fr. Mike Corridan
1993 Map of the Human Heart as The Mapmaker
1984 Grandview, U.S.A. as Johnny Maine
2013 The Butler as Richard Nixon
2007 Joe Strummer: The Future Is Unwritten as Himself
1984 Sixteen Candles as Bryce
2011 Woody Allen: A Documentary as Himself
1986 Stand by Me as Denny Lachance
1992 Bob Roberts as Cutting Edge Host
2015 Hot Tub Time Machine 2 as Adam (uncredited)
2002 Adaptation. as Himself (uncredited)
2001 The Concert for New York City as Self
2001 America: A Tribute to Heroes as Himself
2002 Paul McCartney: Back in the U.S. as Self
1997 Chicago Cab as Scary Man
1992 The Player as John Cusack
2013 Salinger as Self - Actor
1987 Broadcast News as Angry Messenger
2010 2012: Roland Emmerich - Master of the Modern Epic
2010 The End of the World: The Actor's Perspective
2007 Grace Is Gone
1997 Chicago Cab
2010 Hot Tub Time Machine
2016 Cell
2013 We're No Animals
1999 The Jack Bull
2000 High Fidelity
2000 High Fidelity
1997 Grosse Pointe Blank
2013 We're No Animals

Around The Web